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Pullen Park

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Address: 520 Ashe Ave, Raleigh, NC 27606
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+1 919-831-6468
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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A fun and tantalizing spot to celebrate good weather.

Pullen park is no mere city park with a swing set and monkey bars. It is a sprawling complex that features among other things, a small scale gauge rail train that kids (and big... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Urbandale, Iowa
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Urbandale, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pullen park is no mere city park with a swing set and monkey bars. It is a sprawling complex that features among other things, a small scale gauge rail train that kids (and big kids) can ride, an operational Merry Go Round for kids to ride that has been immaculately restored, and ample open spaces and picnic areas. A concession... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So I had my children birthday here and it's very adorable and easy to book a table or to there is lots I mean lots of things to do here for kids it is a beautiful place to go

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Thank Watkins89
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place to carry young children. Thet have a mini train which you can ride around the property, a paddle boat pond, and a turn of the century carosel to ride.

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Thank Doug P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't think of a cuter place to take young ones. From the little Chol-choo to the historic Denzel carousel to the paddle boats surrounded by ducks and catfish and the wonderful trees surrounding the space, it is a treasure for downtown residents!

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Thank Gamildesign
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love Pullen Park! The train ride, the carousel, and the playgrounds are always a hit with the kids. By the pond is a great place to have a picnic.

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Thank Kelley E
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to birthday party here for three-year-old. The kids had a blast. Would definitely go back and consider throwing my own party here.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The renovation they did is excellent. The paddle boats and carousel make it the best park in Raleigh hands down. The carousel is one of the oldest working in the country and adds a lot of character to the park.

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Thank jessicalB8164WV
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to take young children to enjoy the outdoors, this is your place. Lots of free parking space and amazing outdoor play ground equipment for all ages. There is a carousel, a train ride and boat rides that only cost $1 each. You can bring your own picnic or buy food there to... More 

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there with my sister, nephew and elderly mother ... great park, lots of fun for everyone. Different activities to keep children's interest. We went and it was wicked hot; better to go on a cooler day and better as an all day activity. The train ride was really neat! The only dowside is the food is not good and... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With friends in town, this is a no-brained for families with children. Perfectly pleasant way to spend a few hours on a nice day!

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